Story: Canterbury places

Little River railway station

Little River railway station

The settlement of Little River, on the way to Akaroa, was once the end of a branch railway from Christchurch. The railway station is now a craft shop catering to tourists visiting Banks Peninsula.

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John Wilson, 'Canterbury places - Banks Peninsula', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 24 February 2024)

Story by John Wilson, reviewed & revised 6 Jul 2015, updated 17 Aug 2015